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2014 COOK COUNTY SHERIFF'S
CORRECTIONAL OFFICER APPLICATION

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EFFECTIVE WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2014 THE COOK COUNTY SHERIFF’S MERIT BOARD WILL AGAIN BEGIN ACCEPTING APPLICATI0NS FOR THE POSITION OF CORRECTIONAL OFFICER. APPLICATIONS MUST BE COMPLETED AND SUBMITTED THROUGH THE SHERIFF’S ON-LINE APPLICATION SYSTEM.

THE COOK COUNTY SHERIFF’S MERIT BOARD WILL CONTINUE TO TAKE CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS APPLICATIONS ON AN AS NEEDED BASIS. A NOTICE WILL BE POSTED ON THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE WEBSITE WHEN THE APPLICATION PROCESS IS SUSPENDED. INTERESTED APPLICANTS SHOULD CONTINUE TO CHECK THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE WEBSITE FOR APPLICATION AVAILABILITY.


2014 Correctional Officers Application

ALL APPLICANTS MUST:
A) BE A UNITED STATES CITIZEN;
B) BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER OR 20 YEARS OF AGE WITH TWO (2) YEARS OF COLLEGE CREDIT IN LAW ENFORCEMENT FROM AN ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY;
C) HAVE A VALID HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR G.E.D. ACCEPTABLE TO THE SHERIFF’S MERIT BOARD OR AT LEAST SIXTY (60) COLLEGE CREDIT HOURS FROM AN ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY;
D) HAVE A VALID DRIVERS LICENSE ACCEPTABLE TO THE SHERIFF’S MERIT BOARD;
E) HAVE A VALID FIREARM OWNERS IDENTIFICATION CARD(FOID), OR BE ABLE TO OBTAIN A FOID CARD WITHIN ONE MONTH OF APPOINTMENT;

Please be advised applicants will be disqualified from consideration for employment as a Cook County Correctional Officer if it is determined that the applicant has;



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Sheriff's Merit Board
TELEPHONE: (312) 603-0170
FAX: (312) 603-9865

 

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